Chaetodon unimaculatus, Limespot butterflyfish, One-spot butterfly, Onespot butterflyfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Chaetodon unimaculatus, Limespot butterflyfish, One-spot butterfly, Onespot butterflyfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Chaetodon unimaculatus

Chaetodon unimaculatus Description

Dorsal spines: 12 or 13; dorsal soft rays: 19 to 23; anal spines: 3; anal soft rays: 18 to 20. Easily identified by the color pattern of yellow, white and black. Caudal fin is transparent. Juveniles are virtually identical to adults in coloration.

Chaetodon unimaculatus Common Names

  • Limespot butterflyfish, One-spot butterfly, Onespot butterflyfish

Chaetodon unimaculatus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Chaetodon unimaculatus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Chaetodon unimaculatus species belongs to.

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Chaetodon unimaculatus, marine species closely related

Chaetodon unimaculatus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Chaetodon unimaculatus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Chaetodon unimaculatus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Chaetodon unimaculatus are marked in green.

Chaetodon unimaculatus, geographic distribution

Where is Chaetodon unimaculatus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Chaetodon unimaculatus can be found.

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New Caledonia Noumea Fausse passe de Dumbea

    Chaetodon unimaculatus, underwater photographers

    Which photographers have photos of Chaetodon unimaculatus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Chaetodon unimaculatus.